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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Federal government -- United States,
    • Constitutional law -- United States,
    • United States -- Politics and government

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 167-222) and index.

      StatementMartin H. Redish.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF4600 .R43 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 229 p. ;
      Number of Pages229
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1430928M
      ISBN 100195070607
      LC Control Number93042364


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